IDF volunteer recruitment has doubled since 2010

צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

Within four years, the number of volunteers was the army increased by 62 percent. Most of them did so at 18 instead of delayed recruitment || Short waiting times that brought less “process of retired

תאריך: 02/08/2015, 12:41    
מחבר: מיכל גלברד, אתר צה”ל


The number of army recruits volunteers has increased by more than half in four years.
From 2010 to 2014, the number of recruits raised in 62%, as a result of volunteer recruitment process short by establishing a focal point for them and by transferring the powers of the Chief Medical Officer for physicians offices. Currently serving in the IDF almost 2,000 volunteers in various units.

About 84 percent of which was high in the past year did so at 18, together with the Almanac. This is a significant increase compared to previous years. Among those who should at a later stage, there are those who denied their enrollment for years and mechinot and others which continued for 13-14. “previously voluntary credentials and lingering volunteers enlisted after school. Instead of staying at home until
20, most prospective last year went through same process friends: arrived at the same time sorts and enlisted together, “said רמ”ד volunteers in the manpower Directorate, Maj. Adam

Two percent of all volunteers volunteered for combat roles alive, Meg, armored Corps, home front command and naval submarines. In the past two years, opened new positions where volunteers can serve as legal assistant orchestra player and medical laboratory. “Many donors volunteer army. They perform important and significant positions, “noted major segment. “With motivated, who want to serve and contribute,” she added.

Can be attributed the numbers to win a change in perception and personnel Division regarding the treatment of volunteers. This strengthened cooperation with medical corps, and was built in volunteers section in 2013 and reduce bureaucracy as much as possible. With the establishment of the section, opposite the setting process regulated order, arms and wings, extended cooperation across
Civil associations which handle many volunteers before recruitment began new projects to expand recruiting and established a special call center. Short waiting times and faster response brought that less Lesh quit during the process, “said רמ”ד.
In addition, recruitment agencies become more accessible for volunteers. Each
Lodge were the volunteers who help to recruits at the beginning of the process.
In addition, there are conditions to guarantee the recruitment bureaus, physicians and thus saved
Prior to enlisting in the Navy’s Medical Committee. “Ray medical corps part of previously approved a so-called Chief Medical Officer. Currently the recruitment bureaus doctors authority to grant 25 profile, volunteer profile, these diseases. This voluntary process is shortened, and it starts at the recruitment Committee, instead of major talk segment.

Translated from Hebrew